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I am currently using a i7 2600k with a nvida 9800gt and i was told that it would create a bottle neck because the CPU will be too high powered for the GPU and it would most likely give lower fps. I have tried out this theory on games like shogun2, crysis and still getting 37 - 60 fps. Is this theory true?
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I don't think so. Generally it's the other way around. i.e. Bad CPU paired with Great GPU. Never heard of a GPU bottlenecking a CPU.
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The GPU will be the bottleneck in your system.
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You'd get higher FPS with a better GPU, but if you're happy with the current FPS you're getting, no worries.
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Thanks for the instant response. I think i am fine with these fps rates.
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